Audio: FOG (Forward Operating Graduate) Of War
Audio by Cpl. Joshua DeFour
Deployments can be stressful and challenging, but some servicemembers have taken on even more responsibility by enrolling in college courses. These students are now graduating, and for Army Staff Sergeant Ricardo Padilla, this is a moment he's had to work for as hard as anything else during this combat tour. Marine Corporal Joshua DeFour sat front row to bring you the story.